“Hey,” Denaun Porter Previews New EP, “Stuff In My Backpack”
JLBarrow • December 10, 2014 • No Comments

Grammy winning producer Denaun Porter has been hoarding music for a few years and is about to release it all in waves. Check out the

How Marco Polo Made The Beat To Pharoahe Monch’s “The Jungle” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • December 02, 2014 • No Comments

Producer extraordinaire "It's a cool beat for me because--besides the drums--everything musically I played with RELATED:  

How Swizz Beatz Convinced T.I. To Sample Jay Z
JLBarrow • December 02, 2014 • No Comments

While hanging out backstage at CRWN I asked T.I. to reminisce about his album, Urban Legend and his first top 10 hit, "Bring Em Out,"

De La Soul F/ Chuck D, “The People”
JLBarrow • November 30, 2014 • No Comments

De La Soul know how to make their fans happy around the holidays. The Plugs teamed up with Public Enemy's Chuck D to release this

Black Milk Shares Where He Digs For Samples [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • November 30, 2014 • No Comments

Black Milk has gained a well-deserved reputation for being one of the best rapper/producers in the game today. In this clip he talks about where

HI-TEK, “Ohio Players” F/ BowWow, Krayzie Bone & Bootsy Collins
JLBarrow • November 28, 2014 • No Comments

Is there a resurgence in regional/city unity going on? Right on the heels of "Detroit vs Everybody" Cincinnati's Hi-Tek comes through with "Ohio Players," featuring

Diamond D F/ Pete Rock, “Only Way 2 Go” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • November 26, 2014 • No Comments

Bronx hip-hop vet Diamond D releases a new clip from his latest project, The Diam Piece. Pete Rock joins him on the mic for the

Adrian Younge Tells Premier: “Your Versions Made My Music Better” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • November 26, 2014 • No Comments

Royce Da 5' 9 and DJ Premier take us behind the scenes of creating their PRyme project with Adrian Younge in their docu-series, "Raiders of

The Audible Doctor, “Can’t Keep The People Waiting” EP [LISTEN]
JLBarrow • November 26, 2014 • No Comments

The Audible Doctor continues his impressive run of hip-hop releases with his latest collection, "Can't Keep The People Waiting." The MC/producer handles all of the

Amadeus Names His Favorite Producers, Talks Working With Trey Songz
JLBarrow • November 13, 2014 • No Comments

New York's own Amadeus came thru the offices at WatchLOUD.com after his recent tour with Trey Songz and talked about everything from working with Jim